Chairperson of the FSDL
Nita Ambani revealed the plan while addressing the Indian Super League (ISL) club owners' here on Saturday.
The need to establish a permanent secretariat for the FSDL
under the Qatar National Food Security Programme, to support and enhance food security in dry lands in partnership with governments, multilateral organisations, businesses, research and academic institutions was also discussed.
Earlier, in his address at the FSDL
conference, Dr Pachauri said a reduction of up to 50% in crop output could happen in rain fed areas by 2020.
FSDL will culminate with a "Doha Declaration" reflecting the basic consensus of the participants.
"The FSDL Conference is an ideal prelude to the 2012 UN Climate Change Conference (COP18/CMP8) that will bring 194 nations to Doha from November 26 to December 7," pointed out al-Attiya.
"AIFF and the I-League Clubs have agreed and will work together to find a solution to all issues including the calendar, scheduling, broadcasting, and the continuation of the Hero I-League for a defined period, till the roadmap is ascertained in a time-bound manner in consultation with FSDL, and the AFC," the joint statement read.
"The refusal of the President of AIFF to meet the I-League clubs in spite of several requests and the subsequent vindictive actions specifically towards the I-League clubs combined with the coercive and blackmailing attitude of FSDL towards AIFF by refusing to make payments pushes the game to an uncertain future," joint statement of seven clubs had said.
These clubs do not want FSDL
to run the top tier of the Indian football.
Manufactured by the Indian sportswear brand, Six5Six have signed a five-year deal with the Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL
), the commercial partners of All India Football Federation (AIFF), and will be outfitting the national teams across all age groups and genders, as per the agreement.
"I would like to congratulate everyone who has been part of the League - FSDL
, the Clubs, Hero, the fans, all other stakeholders and my colleagues in AIFF without whose support this wouldn't have been possible," he added.
I need to thank our marketing partners FSDL
for playing an active part in planning this out," he said.
"Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL
) today announced hosting the Hero Indian Super League 2017-18 final in Kolkata.